Share This Post

Azure / Virtualization

Microsoft Delivers Generation 2 Virtual Machines to Azure Public Preview

Microsoft Delivers Generation 2 Virtual Machines to Azure Public Preview
Subscribe
Voiced by Amazon Polly

Microsoft has now delivered its next generation of virtual machines into public preview for Azure customers. This update brings the ability to…

  • Build large virtual machines (up to 12TB)
  • Provision OS disks sizes that exceed 2TB, and
  • Leverage advanced security capabilities like SecureBoot and Virtual Trusted Platform Module (vTPM) to secure their Virtual Machines.

To build the update virtual machines, you can now use the normal methods including Azure Marketplace images, Managed Image/Disk, and Virtual Machine Scale Set in the Azure Portal and from the command-line.

Differences between Gen1 and Gen2

Share This Post

Leave a Reply